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Freed after 26 years on death row - with St. Paul attorney's help
In this frame grab from video provided by WAFB-TV 9, Glenn Ford, 64, talks to the news media Tuesday as he leaves the maximum security prison in Angola, La., after having spent nearly 26 years on death row.
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Thursday March 13 2014
SOMEBODY IS TARGETING DUCKS AT SPRING DAM PARK IN ROARING SPRING. GAME COMMISSION WILDLIFE CONSERVATION OFFICER ALBERT ZELLNER TELLS THE ALTOONA MIRROR THAT AT LEAST 3 DUCKS HAVE BEEN KILLED AND SEVERAL MORE ARE EXPECTED TO DIE AFTER BEING HIT BY SHARPENED WOODEN STICKS, STEEL BLOWGUN DARTS, OR 28 INCH ARROWS.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
In this frame grab from video provided by WAFB-TV 9, Glenn Ford,... Photo-photo.5312557
In this frame grab from video provided by WAFB-TV 9, Glenn Ford, 64, talks to the media as he leaves a maximum security prison, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Angola, La., after having spent nearly 26 years on death row.
International Business Times
Forced Sex Spurs HK Woman to Cut Lover's Penis, Hammer Him to Death
A 32-year-old Chinese man, Zhou Hui, suffered the fate that befell John Wayne Bobbitt when his lover cut his penis using a scissor in December 2012 and killed him with a hammer.
One of Alleged Pinckneyville Trouble Makers Came from Tamms
A former Tamms inmate is accused of participating in an attack that left four guards injured in Pinckneyville.
Christian Science Monitor
After 30 years on death row, can a wronged man forgive?
Glenn Ford talks to the media as he leaves a maximum security prison, Tuesday, March 11, in Angola, La.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Glenn Ford case: One of the longest serving prisoners on death row...
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The Town Talk
Release ordered for Caddo Parish man on Louisiana death row
A state District Court judge has vacated a Caddo Parish man's murder conviction and death sentence and ordered the man's release from Louisiana's maximum security prison at Angola, where he spent the past 30 years.
Maximum security no deterrent for inmates' conjugal visit
A female inmate jammed her door, made her way through two unlocked doors and into the cell of a male inmate.
Lil Boosie: Prison term of the 1,000 songs
Rapper Lil Boosie says serving prison time in a Louisiana prison was life changing and it's made him a better person and ultimately, he hopes, a better artist.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Andrea Yates withdraws request for day pass because of scrutiny
Andrea Yates walks into the courtroom for a hearing Thursday, July 27, 2006, in Houston, where she was committed to the maximum-security North Texas State Hospital in Vernon, Texas.
Jailhouse tryst raises security concerns
Cumberland County Sheriffs offer more details on how they believe a female inmate managed to walk through several security doors to have sex with another inmate.
Monday Evening headlines from WMTW News 8
AND, I'M STEVE MINICH. FIRE INVESTIGATORS SAY A LIMINGTON WOMAN DIED OF SMOKE INHALATION WHILE TRYING TO ESCAPE A FIRE AT HER HOME.
Unlocked doors at Cumberland County Jail enabled inmate tryst, sheriff says
Sheriff Kevin Joyce says officers left two doors unlocked in the maximum-security wing - in violation of jail policy - to make it easier to serve lunch.
Man uses toy helicopter drone in attempt to smuggle drugs and...
Fifty thousand Orthodox Jews take over TEN BLOCKS of New York in protest over Israeli army plan to draft devoutly religious men 'I wish he had never been born': Adam Lanza's father breaks his silence on 'evil' son who killed 20 children at Sandy Hook school in first interview since tragedy Mexican cartel leader dubbed 'The Craziest One' dies in ... (more)
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Man charged over jail drone drug bid
A MAN has been charged after allegedly trying to fly drugs into a maximum-security prison in Melbourne's west using a drone.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Cumberland County officials investigate sex security breach
Cumberland County Sheriff Kevin Joyce says a female inmate snuck into a male inmate's cell to have sex with him.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Report: Episode of 'Evil Twins' featuring Tennessee's 'Bondurant Boys' to air this month
An episode of a TV show featuring notorious twin murderers Pete and Pat Bondurant will air this month on Investigation Discovery, according to an industry website.
KMVT Twin Falls
Two Idaho Correctional Facilities Get New Wardens
The Idaho Department of Correction has named new wardens for two correctional facilities in the South Boise Correctional Complex.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Gov. Heineman weighs in on inmates' marriage proposal
Gov. Dave Heineman says he's opposed to any use of public money to transport Nebraska prisoners to marriage ceremonies with other inmates.